Elise Reifschneider, originally from Phoenix, Arizona, is pursuing her PhD in Political Science, focusing on international relations and comparative politics. Additionally, she is currently serving as a First Year Fellow at the Global Change and Sustainability Center. Elise plans to research climate change and energy security issues that impact geopolitics and foreign policy relations, specifically between the West and Eurasia.
Augustana University - B.A. Government/International Affairs
Westminster College - M.A. International Community Leadership